Man attacked by bear, dies

MATTAN: A man died while two others were injured, in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, when a bear attacked them on Sunday morning, police said.
According to police, Abdul Rehman Bhat son of Abdul Gaffar Bhat resident of Ganaiepora Mattan was killed and two others identified as Sakeena Akthar daughter of Abdul Rashid Poswal and Mohammad Ayoub son of Haji Dada were injured after a bear attacked them.
The body of the deceased was handed over to his relatives for last rites and the injured are under treatment in Anantnag’s District Hospital.